The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 137 139 152
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 26 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.82% 0.94% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.95% 7.81% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 9
Average salary £28,000 £34,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.42% +6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
VoIP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
374 448 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.85% 12.08% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 255 293 225
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Scotland

VoIP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeenshire +3 17 £20,500 - 1
Edinburgh -14 4 £50,000 +36.05% 1
Glasgow +15 2 £28,000 -20.00% 1
West Lothian - 2 £70,000 - 1
Falkirk - 1 £27,500 -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) SLA
3 24 (45.28%) DNS
4 23 (43.40%) Service Delivery
5 21 (39.62%) Cisco
5 21 (39.62%) Windows 8
6 19 (35.85%) CCNA
6 19 (35.85%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (33.96%) WAN
8 17 (32.08%) LAN
9 16 (30.19%) Firewall
10 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
11 10 (18.87%) Juniper
11 10 (18.87%) Wireless
11 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
11 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
11 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
12 9 (16.98%) SCCM
13 8 (15.09%) CCNP
14 7 (13.21%) HP
14 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
14 7 (13.21%) Degree
14 7 (13.21%) VMware
15 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (11.32%) MCSE
15 6 (11.32%) SAN
15 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (9.43%) Avaya
16 5 (9.43%) MPLS
16 5 (9.43%) EMC

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Lync
3 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
3 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (45.28%) DNS
2 18 (33.96%) WAN
3 17 (32.08%) LAN
4 16 (30.19%) Firewall
5 10 (18.87%) Wireless
6 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
7 6 (11.32%) SAN
8 5 (9.43%) VPN
8 5 (9.43%) MPLS
9 4 (7.55%) Internet
10 3 (5.66%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (5.66%) DHCP
11 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
11 2 (3.77%) PSTN
11 2 (3.77%) SSL
11 2 (3.77%) VLAN
11 2 (3.77%) PPP
11 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.89%) OSPF
12 1 (1.89%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) MS Access
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Support Engineer
2 18 (33.96%) IT Support
3 17 (32.08%) IT Support Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.55%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.77%) Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Support
8 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.77%) Network Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Network Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Replication
2 4 (7.55%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
4 2 (3.77%) iPad
5 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Windows 8
3 5 (9.43%) UNIX
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.55%) Linux
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Service Delivery
2 5 (9.43%) ITIL
3 4 (7.55%) High Availability
4 3 (5.66%) Network Management
4 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.66%) Network Design
5 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.77%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.89%) Operations Management
6 1 (1.89%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.89%) CRM
6 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (1.89%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (1.89%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) CCNA
1 19 (35.85%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
2 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
3 8 (15.09%) CCNP
4 7 (13.21%) Degree
5 6 (11.32%) MCSE
5 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (7.55%) MOS
6 4 (7.55%) HNC
6 4 (7.55%) HND
6 4 (7.55%) VTSP
7 2 (3.77%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (47.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.77%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) OPNET
3 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Cisco
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.87%) Juniper
4 7 (13.21%) VMware
4 7 (13.21%) HP
5 5 (9.43%) EMC
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle
5 5 (9.43%) SonicWALL
5 5 (9.43%) Avaya
6 4 (7.55%) Intel
6 4 (7.55%) Sun
6 4 (7.55%) IBM
7 3 (5.66%) Dell
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix
7 3 (5.66%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.66%) Nokia
7 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.77%) Symantec
8 2 (3.77%) McAfee
8 2 (3.77%) Nortel
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